July 20, 2016 - Industry News
Volvo Trucks North America has named Jeff Lester senior vice president of sales, a newly created position within the company, effective Aug. 1.
Tags: Leadership, Truck Sales, People, Volvo Trucks North America
June 28, 2016 - Industry News
ZF CEO Stefan Sommer's contract renewal positions the company for growth in emerging safety technologies and autonomous vehicle sectors.
Tags: ZF, TRW, Global, Autonomous Vehicles, Leadership, People
June 3, 2016 - Industry News
Great Dane has named 32-year industry veteran Brian Sage the company’s executive vice president of manufacturing.
Tags: Leadership, People, Great Dane, Trailers
May 27, 2016 - Industry News
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has named Bryan Hesse its new vice president of marketing for North America tire operations.
Tags: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Leadership, People, Marketing
May 25, 2016 - Product News
Eric Higgs has been named Bridgestone Americas’ new vice president of marketing for commercial tires.
Tags: Leadership, Bridgestone, People
May 23, 2016 - Industry News
Sixteen-year company veteran Merrick Murphy has been named president of the Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products business.
Tags: Leadership, Wheels, Alcoa, People
April 21, 2016 - Industry News
Wabash National has appointed Dave Hill as the company’s vice president and general manager of Wabash Tank Trailers.
Tags: Leadership, People, Wabash National, Liquid Tank Trailers, Trailers
March 30, 2016 - Industry News
Mack Trucks has announced that Jonathan M. Randall was named the senior vice president of North American sales, effective April 11, 2016.
Tags: Vehicle Sales, Leadership, Mack Trucks, People
March 21, 2016 - Industry News
Brian Cunningham has been promoted to vice president of sales for GCR Tires & Service, a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.
Tags: Sales, Leadership, People, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, GCR Tires & Service
March 17, 2016 - Industry News
Meritor Wabco has appointed Matthew Stevenson president and general manager, effective immediately. Most recently with Bridgestone, he has nearly 20 years of experience in the commercial vehicle and automotive industries.
Tags: Leadership, Meritor Wabco, People
March 14, 2016 - Industry News
Bridgestone Americas has appointed Doyle Bradford its executive director, service offering for GCR Tires & Service, a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations.
Tags: Leadership, Bridgestone, Tires, People, GCR Tires & Service
March 9, 2016 - Industry News
John M. Boler, chairman of the board and founder of Hendrickson parent company, The Boler Company, passed away peacefully on March 4, 2016 at the age of 81.
Tags: Leadership, Obituary, People, Suspensions, Hendrickson
February 8, 2016 - Industry News
The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association has re-elected Tim Myers as chairman of the board at a recent board of governors meeting.
Tags: Leadership, HDMA, People
January 11, 2016 - Industry News
Chinese tiremaker Triangle Tyre Group has formed Triangle Tire USA, a new U.S. subsidiary aimed at the truck-tire market.
Tags: China, Leadership, Tires, People
January 8, 2016 - Industry News
Replacement tire marketer TBC Corp., has named Aaron Murphy vice president of commercial truck tire sales, the company announced.
Tags: Wholesale Market, Leadership, Tires, TBC, People
December 11, 2015 - Industry News
The builder appointed two senior sales and marketing executives with Wisconsin transportation manufacturing backgrounds.
Tags: Leadership, People, Marketing, Stoughton Trailers
November 23, 2015 - Industry News
Commercial Vehicle Group announced a new president and CEO and other cost-cutting and restructuring actions.
Tags: Leadership, Commercial Vehicle Group, People
November 16, 2015 - Industry News
Accuride announced Monday that it has realigned its organization and upgraded its leadership team to support the company’s plans to grow as a supplier of wheel-end products to the global commercial vehicle industry.
Tags: Leadership, Gunite, Wheels, Accuride, People, Global
November 11, 2015 - Industry News
Reyco Granning has named Raoul Steenekamp vice president of engineering and Ramin Zarrabi vice president of manufacturing.
Tags: Leadership, Reyco Granning, Aftermarket, People, Suspensions
October 29, 2015 - Industry News
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations has appointed Chris Ripani as president of its on-highway preventative maintenance and tire service provider, Speedco.
Tags: Leadership, People, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations
October 27, 2015 - Industry News
Martin Lundstedt, Volvo Group’s new president and CEO, held his first press meeting on his first morning on the new job Oct. 22 – and chose to do it outside of the usual corporate setting.
Tags: Leadership, Global, Volvo Group
September 28, 2015 - Industry News
Alcoa’s board of directors unanimously approved a plan to separate into two independent, publicly-traded companies.
Tags: Leadership, Wheels, Alcoa
Reyco Granning has named a new president after it was announced that current president Dave Compton is retiring on Sept. 30, 2015.
Tags: Leadership, Reyco Granning, People, Suspensions
September 2, 2015 - Industry News
Eaton announced that Pavan Pattada has been named president, Vehicle Group, North America, effective Sept. 1.
Tags: Eaton, Leadership, People
August 28, 2015 - Industry News
Firestone Industrial Products has named Scott Damon its new president succeeding John Vincent who has been the president since 2010.
Tags: Leadership, Firestone Industrial Products Company, People
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